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GET TRAINED FOR EMPLOYMENT

Get Trained for Employment (in Spanish: Capacítate para el Empleo) is a digital platform that provides online tools to all people who wish get trained for a job for free, regardless of previous experience. The platform includes training for numerous professions in different productive sectors. Through video tutorials, the qualities, knowledge and skills needed to comply with the job of interest are explained. It has 1,767,627 suscribers and a job board with 53 participating companies with 12,764 people hired.

Results

136

Jobs with online training.

3'442,363

Enrolled students in 193 countries.

GRAMEEN CARSO

Based on the world acclaimed Grameen microlending model, a partnership has been formed to create Grameen Carso. Its goal is to improve the living conditions of loan recipients and encourage them to participate in productive fields and strengthen their abilities. The company is present in the states of Chiapas, Oaxaca, Puebla and Zacatecas with 25 branch offices overall.*

Results

240,649

loans granted.

92,724

persons benefited.

CLINTON GIUSTRA SLIM ENTERPRISE PARTNERSHIP

The Clinton Giustra Enterprise Partnership is an approach to poverty alleviation, through an investment fund for the development of productive projects in Colombia, El Salvador, Haiti and Peru. These projects seek to generate economic development alternatives to benefit people with limited resources. Through a social enterprise model, small producers are helped to receive better prices for their products through the elimination of intermediaries, technical advice and linkage with the market. In addition, a retail model that generates income opportunities for entrepreneur women is offered. Finally, a job training model aimed for young people in a precarious situation is offered as complement, with links to obtain formal jobs.

Results

It has been supported the creation of productive activities, benefiting

88,052

people through employment opportunities.

HISTORIC CENTER OF MEXICO CITY

The Historic Center of Mexico City Foundation was constituted in 2002 to carry out the revitalization of the central neighborhood of Mexico City, through the implementation of programs to improve the quality of life of its inhabitants. More information in this subject can be found in the Economic Development section.

Results

An estimate of

78,000

jobs has been directly and indirectly generated.

BICENTENNIAL GARDEN

This project is an example of the recovery of an environmental liability and its transformation into an economic and social asset. Along with the reduction of 93,000 tons of carbon dioxide emissions per year, sports facilities, a shopping mall, a hospital and universities were built.*

Results

5,000

permanent jobs created.